|Including the Excluded Spotlight on Carla Roach / The Innovation Center - Beth Offenbacker|
A brief interview with Carla Roach / The Innovation Center about her presentation on "Collective Leadership Works: Pathways to Civic Engagement," Tuesday March 2 at 130pm Eastern / 630pm GMT at the Including the Excluded Online Conference, http://www.seconf.org
Keywords: Civic Engagement; Leadership
|If I Had A Minute With The President - Ukumbwa Sauti, Scherazade King|
Project: Think Different joined Citizen Schools, Jane Feinberg Productions, and a distinguished team of filmmakers to work with middle school students on a nonpartisan video that gives youth a voice and engages them in our democratic process. The video was screened at the Democratic National Convention and on CSPAN, as well as on local ABC, CBS, and NBC stations during the summer and fall. The video aims to shift attitudes toward youth and create a public awareness about youth perspectives.
Keywords: youth; civic engagement; political interest
|Art for Justice: talk w Peggy Weil & Nonny de la PeÃ±a at Intl Justice Center in SL - Rik Panganiban|
On Friday, October 24, we had a really neat event at the Global Kids' International Justice Center in Second Life, featuring digital artists / activists Peggy Weil (Ping Rau in SL) and Nonny de la PeÃ±a (Nonny Writer). Thirty-some avatars logged in to listen to Nonny and Peggy talk about their innovative art installations in SL that explore themes of due process / Habeas Corpus, immigration, nationalism, and civil liberties...
Keywords: guantanamo bay; gone gitmo; second life; political art; virtual art; civic engagement
|The Tea Party and Civic Engagement in America - Theda Skocpol - Kansas City Public Library|
Theda Skocpol conducted grassroots interviews and visited local Tea Party gatherings throughout America. In this year’s Park University Hauptmann Lecture, she discussed the past and future of the Tea Party movement and examines its dominant beliefs. This event took place on March 27, 2013 at the Central Library.
Keywords: Theda Skocpol; Tea Party; civic engagement; Hauptmann Lecture; Park University; Kansas City Public Library; Kansas City
|BehindTheNumbersShow22_2009 - Dr. Don Levy and Meghann Crawford|
Assessment of Student Civic Engagement: identifies and promotes practices within service that best involves and engages students throughout the campus community. Service is beneficial to students, colleges and communities. Students learn, grow and become in many ways better citizens through service. Communities find ways to effectively partner with their college neighbors while experiencing needed assistance through the service performed by students.
Keywords: Siena; Siena College; Siena College Research Institute; Siena Research Institute; Don Levy; Meghann Crawford; Mathew Johnson; ASCE; Civic Engagement; Service; Students; College Students; Communities; Community Service; Siena Poll
|BehindTheNumbersShow57_2010 - Dr. Don Levy and Meghann Crawford|
Dr. Don Levy and Meghann Crawford discuss Student Civic Engagement, the Americorps Vista program and Bonner with Dr. Mathew Johnson, Prof. of Sociology/Environmental Studies, Dir. Aced Community Engagement at Siena College
Keywords: 88.3 the Saint; WVCR; Behind the Numbers; Dr. Don Levy; Meghann Crawford; Public Opinion Polling; Siena; Siena Research Institute; Siena College; Siena College Research Institute; New York; ASCE; Civic Engagement; Student Civic Engagement; Academic Community Engagement; Peace Corps; Capacity Building; Vista Program; Volunteering; Charity; Anti-Poverty Work; Alleviate Poverty; Bonner Program
|BehindTheNumbersShow152_2012 - Dr. Don Levy and Meghann Crawford|
This week, Dr. Levy and Meghann discuss high impact practices to increase college access and community engagement with special guest Ariane Hoy from the Bonner Foundation
Keywords: o 88.3 the Saint; WVCR; Behind the Numbers; Dr. Don Levy; Meghann Crawford; Public Opinion Polling; Siena; Siena Research Institute; Siena College; Siena College Research Institute; Bonner Foundation; Ariane Hoy; community service; college access; low-income students; service; high impact; high impact practices; community engagement; civic engagement; high impact initiative; dickinson college
|BehindTheNumbersShow182_2013 - Dr. Don Levy and Meghann Crawford|
This week Dr. Don Levy and Meghann Crawford discuss SRI's National Assessment of Service and Community Engagement and the importance of campus-community partnerships in higher education with special guest Dave Roncolato, Director of Community Service and Service Learning at Allegheny College.
Keywords: 88.3 the Saint; WVCR; Behind the Numbers; Dr. Don Levy; Meghann Crawford; Public Opinion Polling; Siena; Siena Research Institute; Siena College; Siena College Research Institute; National Assessment of Service and Community Engagement; NASCE; Dave Roncolato; Elegheny College; community service; volunteer; fluoride; civic engagement
|Insight: News Network / Underrepresented CA Voters / Mountain Lions / Disabled Water Skier|
News Network - The start of the Republican National Convention has been delayed a day as Hurricane Isaac moves across the Gulf of Mexico towards the Southern states. But, a good portion of the California delegation is in Tampa, Florida ready to represent the red side of their home blue state. Sacramento Bee political reporter, Torey Van Oot, is at the convention following the California delegation and will explain what's happening...
Keywords: KXJZ; Insight; Sacramento public radio; Capital Public Radio; CSU Sacramento; News Network; Torey Van Oot, political reporter, The Sacramento Bee; Republican National Convention; Martha Bellisle, reporter, Reno Gazette-Journal; California's underrepresented voters; minority voter registration; UC Davis California Civic Engagement Project; Mountain Lions UFL pro-football team; Jeff Holden, Mountain Lions general manager; disabled water skier; Connor Aguilar-Poggetto, disabled water skier; US Disabled Water Ski National Championships